08074815 is referenced by 8 patents and cites 56 patents.

A rack for use in an operating room during surgery to hold surgical instruments. The rack includes a vertical support (including an adjustable height portion); rack support braces; rack support arms; a base interface member; casters; a base; and lighted trays. The lighted trays radiate ultraviolet and/or visible light to provide visible light in low light conditions and/or to inhibit bacterial growth. The trays are detachably attachable from the rack support arms which helps the trays to be maintained in a sterile condition, even if the rest of the rack is not maintained in a sterile condition.

Title
Multi-level rack system with ultraviolet light for supporting surgical tools
Application Number
12/126572
Publication Number
8074815 (B2)
Application Date
May 23, 2008
Publication Date
December 13, 2011
Inventor
Jeffrey Gerstner
Honeoye Falls
NY, US
Agent
David B Woycechowsky
George R McGuire
IPC
A47B 43/00
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